Synopses & Reviews
This new updated third edition is a rich storehouse of indispensable information that puts the correct answer right at a puzzler's fingertips.
- Twice as many entries
- The most comprehensive and up-to-date definitions available
- Revised for the way clues are written today
- More readable and user friendly than other mammoth tomes with tiny print
- Unique categories section makes looking up clues even easier, including The Bible, Chemical Elements, Foreign Words, Geography, Mythology, Academy Awards, Sports, and Prefixes and Suffixes
This new updated third edition of the most thorough crossword reference available is a rich storehouse of information that puts the correct answer right at a puzzler's fingertips. Original.
About the Author
Philip Morehead is Head of Music Staff for Lyric Opera of Chicago. He is the son of the late Albert H. Morehead, lexicographer and games expert, the original co-editor of this book, who was Bridge Editor of the New York Times for over 25 years and the editor of many books on games. He is editor of The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary and The New American Rogets College Thesaurus and is author of The New American International Dictionary of Music. He lives in Chicago with his wife Patricia, oboist and composer.